Dr. Deepa Trivedi,
MD (USA), Pediatric Hemato-Oncologist
Dr. Trivedi is the first and only pediatric hemato-oncologist of Gujarat and is a valuable member of the team. She has been trained at the renowned MSKCC in New York. She is attached as a consultant pediatric hemato-oncologist at Apollo Hospital - CBCC and Vedant Institute of Medical Sciences.
She specialises in pediatric hematology, pediatric leukemia and lymphomas, pediatric solid tumors and stem cell transplantation. Her special areas of interest include adolescent oncology and clinical trials.
Dr. Trivedi holds a brilliant academic record having secured a gold medal for topping the MBBS examination in Gujarat and bagged the first place in surgery in the final MBBS examination in 1992. She also stood first in D.Ped and second in MD (Pediatrics) Gujarat University examination in 1996. Dr Trivedi completed her post-graduate training in pediatrics in the USA after which she joined the prestigious Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer center (MSKCC), New York, USA in July 2000.
She got a three-year pediatric hematology and oncology fellowship at MSKCC and worked for three more years as a research fellow in adoptive cell therapy lab under Dr Richard O'Reilly. The research paper for the same was published in Blood - peer reviewed prestigious journal of hematology.
Dr. Trivedi has several publications, papers, abstracts to her name and has even given lectures at seminars